Welcome to Lake Shore Behavioral Health

Mental illness affects one in four people and two-thirds of those affected will not receive treatment. From stress and relationship problems to addictions and schizophrenia, Lake Shore Behavioral Health is here to help.  Over the past 40 years, we have built our reputation as an exceptional provider of person-centered mental health and substance abuse services at licensed locations throughout Erie County.

At Lake Shore Behavioral Health, we strive to provide the best, evidence-based therapy available.  Our dedicated and compassionate team of professionals are committed to providing client-focused care in a culturally sensitive atmosphere.

What We Do:

Why Lake Shore?

  • Individualized, client-focused care
  • Walk-in and same day appointments available
  • Professional, licensed counselors
  • Integrated mental health and addiction treatment
  • Bilingual, bicultural counselors and translation services available
  • Medicaid care coordination services
  • Psychiatrists and nurses on staff
  • Addiction Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT)
  • Coordination with primary care physicians
  • Referrals and linkage to other needed services

Licensed by the NYS Office of Mental Health and the NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services. 
Supported by the NYS Office of Mental Health, the NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Service and
the Erie County Office of Mental Health.


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Download 2013
Annual Report 

John Oliver discusses our mental health system.
HBO 10/4/15 

Lake Shore Behavioral Health featured on WIVB

May 18, 2015


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